US to complete its combat mission in Iraq by December 31
The United States is set to complete its combat mission in Iraq by December 31, but will retain its support for local security forces and Kurdish paramilitary groups, the two states said in a joint …
Prime Minister of Iraq says he would discuss US troops withdrawal with Biden
Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi said that he intends to discuss the issue of ending the presence of US armed forces on the territory of the Arab Republic at the upcoming July 26 meeting in …
Trump to make announcement on troop pullout from Iraq on Wednesday
US President Donald Trump will make a statement on Wednesday regarding further withdrawal of US military forces from Iraq, the White House press pool said citing a senior administration …
Turkish military hammers Iraq's north with airstrikes
The Turkish air forces have launched a series of strikes on northern Iraq, Sky News Arabia TV reported Friday, citing Kurdish sources.
According to the sources, the province of Duhok (part of …
Turkish Defense Ministry begins operation against Kurdistan Workers Party in Iraq
The Turkish Air Force began air strikes against the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) in northern Iraq as part of the new anti-terrorist operation, Eagle Claw, the Turkish Ministry of National Defense …
Pentagon regroups forces in Middle East
On March 31, official military command representative in the Iraqi Nineveh Governorate Colonel Mohammad al-Jaburi reported that representatives of the US armed forces had handed all the military …
US conducts precision strikes against Kata'ib Hizbollah facilities in Iraq
The United States conducted precision strikes on Thursday against Kata'ib Hizbollah facilities in Iraq in response to an earlier attack on Camp Taji, the US Department of Defense said in a …
Several rockets fall near US Embassy in Baghdad
No one was injured when several rockets fell near the US Embassy in the Iraqi capital, Al-Hadas, TV channel reported on Monday.
According to the channel, two missiles exploded in this area of the …
US imposes sanctions on 13 entities and individuals in China, Iraq, Russia, Turkey
The United States has imposed sanctions on 13 foreign entities and individuals in China, Iraq, Russia and Turkey for violating the Iran, North Korea and Syria Nonproliferation Act, US Secretary of …
US begins withdrawal of its troops from Iraq
The United States has started withdrawal of its troops from Iraq, Al Arabiya TV said on Monday citing Iraqi parliament member Ali al-Ghanimi.
According to al-Ghanimi, US troops are beginning to leave …